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Name: Dennis Rodman
Born As: Dennis Keith Rodman
Birthdate/place: May 13, 1961 in Trenton, NJ
Claim to Fame: NBA All Star Basketball Player
Known as “Dennis the Menace” Rodman played small forward in his early years and then became a power forward later on. He earned NBA All-Defensive First Team honors seven times and was voted NBA Defensive Player of the Year two times. He also led the NBA in rebounds per game seven consecutive years and won five NBA championships (1989, 1990, 1996, 1997, 1998). Rodman also became a part-time professional wrestler becoming a member of the nWo fighting alongside Hulk Hogan at two Bash at the Beach events. He had his own TV show, The Rodman World Tour, and had lead roles in the action films Simon Sez and Double Team alongside Jean-Claude Van Damme. Both films were total flops. Double Team earned Rodman a triple Razzie Award. He appeared in several reality TV series and was the winner of the $222,000 main prize of the 2005 edition of Celebrity Mole. He also won the first ever Celebrity Championship Wrestling tournament.